publication . Article . 2015

Use of social networking sites: Facebook group as a learning management system

Abul Kalam Siddique; Shiful Islam; Hasanul Banna;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jun 2015
Abstract
Social networking sites (SNSs) are becoming popular day by day in academia as well as in business organizations around the world. Facebook as the largest and fastest networking sites, is one of the important SNSs that can play an important role in different academic disciplines. The aim of this study is to investigate the use of SNSs by the undergraduate students of International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM). The specific objectives are: (i) to explore the frequency of using SNSs by the undergraduates; (ii) to identify the purpose of using SNSs; (iii) to examine the perceptions of undergraduates for using SNSs as an academic tool; and (iv) finally, to p...
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